Popular Lettings in Boulogne-sur-Mer
Highlights in Boulogne-sur-Mer
- Seaside resort
- Opal Coast
- Rich historical heritage
- Tasty cuisine
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Prices and availability
Holiday rentals and lettings in Boulogne-sur-Mer
For a long weekend by the sea or a week's holiday spent exploring northern France, Boulogne-sur-Mer rentals offer many advantages. This type of accommodation, which meets the needs of families, couples or single persons, allows you to fully enjoy your stay. Very comfortable and well equipped, the rentals of Boulogne-sur-Mer are also ideally located. Most of them welcome you to the Gambetta-Sainte-Beuve district and are built along the beach. As soon as you wake up, you will enjoy sublime views of the English Channel and will only have to take a few steps to find yourself with your feet in the water. Others take place in the fortified heart of Boulogne-sur-Mer and are an opportunity to enjoy the life of its old town. Finally, it is also possible to find accommodation outside the town, on the coast towards Le Touquet or Wissant.
Holidays in Boulogne-sur-Mer
Location and orientation
Boulogne-sur-Mer is the sub-prefecture of the Pas-de-Calais department and the second most populated city behind Calais. Built on the banks of the English Channel and at the mouth of the Liane River, it is often considered one of the most beautiful resorts on the Opal Coast. 30 km from Calais, the nearest major city. A stay in Boulogne-sur-Mer is an opportunity to enjoy other emblematic resorts in the area such as, further south, Le Touquet, Berck, Le Crotoy or Le Tréport.The beauty of the beaches of the English Channel less than three hours from Paris
By car, it takes less than an hour to reach Boulogne-sur-Mer from Calais, Dunkirk or Abbeville. By car, it takes a little more than two and a half hours from Paris to get there via the A16. By TGV, from the Gare du Nord, this journey takes only two hours with a direct train.
Destination for outdoor sports and leisure enthusiasts
Boulogne-sur-Mer has a vast beach of fine sand where you can swim as early as May when the weather is mild. Other beaches such as Ambleteuse and Wissant are also within a few minutes by car. Boulogne beach has a large dike on which it is very pleasant to walk and where it is even possible to fish.Varied activities for the whole family
Spend your time without moderation and try new disciplines during your stay in Boulogne-sur-Mer by discovering the sand yacht, riding a horse along the coast or renting bicycles to explore the region.
From 1825, Boulogne-sur-Mer became a social destination for Parisians who adopted the sea bathing style.
Top 3 things to do
This national centre of the sea is the largest aquarium in Europe. Entirely dedicated to the discovery of the marine universe, it presents to the public all kinds of fascinating species such as sharks, penguins, sea lions and caimans.2. Discover the ancient heritage of Boulogne-sur-Mer
The charm of the resort is based on the presence of many century-old buildings such as a magnificent 12th century belfry or a vast imperial palace built in 1777 where such famous personalities as Emperor Napoleon or Tsar Alexander I stayed.3.Taste fresh fish and seafood
Boulogne is one of the largest fishing ports in France and the products of the English Channel are featured on the menu of the city's restaurants. Mussels, kippers, rollmops or mackerel are prepared in a thousand and one different ways.